Russia taking hundreds of casualties daily in Ukraine war – US official

Ukrainian service members prepare to shoot from a M777 Howitzer at a front line, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Kharkiv Region, Ukraine July 21, 2022. REUTERS / Gleb Garanich Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, July 22 (Reuters) – The United States believes Russia’s military is suffering hundreds of … Read more

Satellite imagery, ship data indicates path of Russian vessel Kyiv says shipped “looted” grain

July 22 (Reuters) – Late last month, a Russian-flagged cargo ship carrying corn pulled into the Turkish port of Izmir on the Aegean Sea. The SV Nikolay had loaded the grain at Port Kavkaz, in Russia, six days earlier on June 18, according to documentation provided by an employee of the Russian company that owns … Read more

Zelenskiy says no ceasefire without recovering land lost to Russia

Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskiy attends a joint news briefing with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte (not seen), as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Kyiv, Ukraine July 11, 2022. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 22 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said a ceasefire with Russia without … Read more

Wall Street closes lower as ad tech, social media stocks drop

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, July 21, 2022. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Snap Inc shares plunge on slowing growth Communication services stocks lead sectoral declines AmEx raises revenue forecast on resilient card spending Indexes … Read more

Russia says it destroyed 4 HIMARS launchers, in claim denied by Ukraine

A view shows a M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) is being fired in an undisclosed location, in Ukraine in this still image obtained from an undated social media video uploaded on June 24, 2022 via Pavlo Narozhnyy/via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, July 22 (Reuters) – … Read more

Jan. 6 US Capitol riot hearings lay blame at Trump’s feet

WASHINGTON, July 22 (Reuters) – After losing the 2020 election, Donald Trump ignored close allies who told him that his claims of widespread election fraud were untrue, and when the followers who believed his false accusations stormed the US Capitol, he sat back and watched. That was the narrative the US House of Representatives’ select … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Hyundai subsidiary has used child labor at Alabama factory

LUVERNE, Alabama, July 22 (Reuters) – A subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Co has used child labor at a plant that supplies parts for the Korean carmaker’s assembly line in nearby Montgomery, Alabama, according to area police, the family of three underage workers, and eight former and current employees of the factory. Underage workers, in some … Read more

Prosecutors urge jurors to convict Trump ex-adviser Bannon

WASHINGTON, July 22 (Reuters) – The prosecution asked jurors on Friday to convict Steve Bannon of contempt of Congress for rebuffing a subpoena from the panel investigating last year’s attack on the US Capitol, accusing Donald Trump’s former presidential adviser of unlawful defiance, while the defense hinted he was targeted for political reasons. Prosecution and … Read more

S&P 500, Nasdaq fall as social media stocks drag

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, July 21, 2022. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Twitter drops as revenue falls Snap shares plunge on slowing growth AmEx raises revenue forecast on resilient card spending Indexes: Dow up … Read more

Twitter blames Musk, weak ad market for drop in revenue

July 22 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) on Friday blamed its ongoing battle to close its $ 44-billion acquisition by Elon Musk and a weakening digital advertising market for a surprise fall in quarterly revenue and a net loss. The results come as Twitter has sued Musk for dropping his offer to buy the company, … Read more